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Connecting a water tank to the down spouts of your home's guttering system is one of the easiest ways to contribute to Connecting a water tank to the down spouts of your home's guttering system is one of the easiest ways to contribute to
sustainable living. sustainable living.
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 +==New Regulations==
 + * In Canberra in the ACT, new developments must include a water tank.
 + * In Sydney and NSW, new building regulations call for a 40% reduction in mains water usage.
 + * In Victoria, new homes will have to be 5-star standard, and must install either a solar HWS, or a water tank.
==Assessing your situation== ==Assessing your situation==
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 +==What size water tank should I choose?==
==Types of Water Tanks== ==Types of Water Tanks==
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 +==Other Considerations==
==Installation== ==Installation==
==External links== ==External links==
- +[http://www.enviro-friendly.com/water-tanks-australia.shtml]
[[Category:Water Conservation]] [[Category:Water Conservation]]

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Water Tanks

Connecting a water tank to the down spouts of your home's guttering system is one of the easiest ways to contribute to sustainable living.

Contents

New Regulations

   * In Canberra in the ACT, new developments must include a water tank.
   * In Sydney and NSW, new building regulations call for a 40% reduction in mains water usage.
   * In Victoria, new homes will have to be 5-star standard, and must install either a solar HWS, or a water tank.

Assessing your situation

What size water tank should I choose?

Types of Water Tanks

Other Considerations

Installation

External links

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